Il Colibri: Religious vs. Atheistic Morality. →
ilcolibri: Imagine a jewelry store with no glass cases, no cameras and no guards. You walk in and see beautiful gems sitting in the open, and you know you could take any that you like and no one would ever know or punish you. But you also know that the store is owned by a very poor widow who might not eat…
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“… and learning about physics and science don’t make me feel insignificant like it does most people. Except, in part, it does sometimes overwhelm me with it’s insignificance and tragedy, because it’s impossible to even slightly understand the gigantic vastness of the universe and not feel at least slightly insignificant - in the board picture, that’s exactly what we are. But that’s the...
The way that we talk about ex-wives and ex-girlfriends is fucked. This is an...– a selection from Natalie Zina Walschots’s essay reflecting on the Lambesis arrest and story. I strongly suggest reading the whole thing; her own story is harrowing. (via nedraggett) Artists are eternally selfish people unless they are worth something. Then you never hear about them. (via...
Don’t bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to...– -William Faulkner
When they invent a male medical birth control so that men can share in the...– My friend, Kyle McBee
Success is the best Form of revenge and so I Keep you in my mind The clouds shift and move In the whispers of silence; I wish you could too My head fell off my Shoulders so strong, heart swollen; You should have warned me
Day #6 in Hollywood:
Yeah. I think I could live here. I would miss Michigan but this place could hold a slice of my heart, too. I feel like the lifestyle that many of the people have here is very similar to my mindset: focused in art, driven by creativity, very active and health-conscious. I feel like this is what Grand Rapids could be if it weren’t for our fat, lazy winters and super conservative...
You can lead a horse to water but you cannot teach it how to drink. If you’re unwilling to throw caution to the wind, you may as well watch as you let your horses sink.
IS NOT AN ATTRACTIVE TRAIT. I want to rip my fucking head off sometimes.